Julian joined Travers Smith in 1985 becoming a partner in 1988. He advises on all aspects of real estate investment and development planning, structured finance and management.
He regularly advises various corporate clients and private equity clients on their property matters and investments.
His recent work includes advising on:
- Pinewood Shepperton´s planning proposals for a major development of Pinewood Studios; and its joint venture with Aviva for the development of Shepperton Studios
- the sale of the Trafford Centre, Manchester for Peel Holdings to Capital Shopping Centres (£1.65bn)
- the acquisition from Prudential Investment Managers of a £140m portfolio of investment properties for Mountgrange Investment Management LLP and Curzon Global Partners
- the £865m acquisition by the Peel group of Mersey Docks and Harbour Company